Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen of Nevada responded to calls for him to step down amid sexual misconduct allegations by alleging that Nancy Pelosi and other party leaders knew of the allegations and still backed him as a candidate.
Democrat lawmakers denied knowing the allegations prior to the initial reports.
Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen of Nevada responded to calls for him to step down amid sexual misconduct allegations by vowing not to resign.
Kihuen, who took office in January, was accused of repeatedly propositioning and touching a former campaign aide in 2016.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called on Democratic Rep. John Conyers to resign. The call came amid several allegations of sexual misconduct against Conyers from female staffers. Conyers has so far refused calls to r...
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is calling for Rep. Ruben J. Kihuen of Nevada, once a rising star of the Democratic Party, to resign amid reports he sexually harassed a former campaign staffer.
Pelosi called for Rep. Ruben Kihuen to resign after accusations by a former aide